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Few cities boast a historic heritage as impressive as that of Athens.  A city worshipped by gods and people, a magical city.  The birthplace of civilisation and democracy.  Home to the astonishing...
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Acropolis Museum

Local Tip A must see while in Athens; where the blend of modern architecture and ancient treasures provides a unique experience. The view of the Acropolis rock over the museum's huge glass wall is astonishing.

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Golden Hall

Local Tip While you are shopping your kid will love i-Play, a new colorful world for small children. The new iPLAY house hosts fresh activities such as puppet house, LEGO constructions, painting and many inflatable...

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Dimitris Mavrikios Pope Joan – In search of Emanuel Roidis' heroine

Dimitris Mavrikios Pope Joan – In search of Emanuel Roidis' heroine

31 May - 2 Jun

Dimitris Mavrikios is staging a production-in-progress based on Emmanuel Roidis’ celebrated Pope Joan (1866) and the writer’s close relationship with his mother. The author of the acclaimed novel, which was banned for a time by the Church, seems to have drawn material for the adventures of the legendary mediaeval female Pope from the... more »

Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2015

Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2015

1 Jun - 31 Aug

Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2015 PROGRAMME IN ENGLISH - Dimitris Mavrikios Pope Joan, 31 MAY, JUNE 1 & 2 / PIRAEUS 260 - HARRY FRAGKOYLIS, 2-11 JUNE / THEATRE STREET KYKLADON - Team STATION Athens We Persians! by Yolanda Markopoulou, 3 & 4 JUNE / PIRAEUS 260 - VICTOR ARDITTIS TEXTILEN Maria, 9 & 10 JUNE / PIRAEUS 260 -... more »

Erotica - Cinema till late

Erotica - Cinema till late

1 Jun - 30 Jun

Erotica - Cinema till late A night of films in praise of the erotic. For adults only. The full programme to be announced shortly. more »

Giacomo Puccini: Tosca

Giacomo Puccini: Tosca

14 Jun - 18 Jun

Puccini's Tosca, a great success of the Greek National Opera, one of the most renowned operatic thrillers, that was first introduced in the summer 2012 at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus under the direction of Hugo de Ana, comes back at the Roman amphitheatre to inaugurate this year's events of the Athens Festival. It is one of the most... more »

Athens Photos

Athens National Guard source Breathtaking Athens

Athens National Guard source Breathtaking Athens

Kesariani

Kesariani

Acropolis by night

Acropolis by night

The Propylaia, Acropolis

The Propylaia, Acropolis

Athens Market source Breathtaking Athens

Athens Market source Breathtaking Athens

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Head of Hermes

Head of Hermes

The Oracle, Delphi

The Oracle, Delphi

The Parthenon

The Parthenon

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